Northern Lights


Experience the magic of the Aurora dancing in the winter sky on this special Reykjavik Northern Lights cruise. This Northern Lights boat tour will give you the chance to sail on Faxafloi Bay while looking for the experience of a lifetime: viewing the breathtaking Northern Lights.

BT-06: Reykjavik Northern Lights Cruise

This is a special Northern Lights cruise that will give you the chance to look for this spectacular phenomenon away from the city lights and while sailing on a boat. The professional guides determine the best location for Northern Lights viewing, depending on the conditions at each time and Aurora activity so you get the best chances of seeing the lights.

The open top viewing decks of the boat provide the perfect platform for looking at the spectacle and the magical green colors of the Northern Lights (which sometimes can appear in pink or purple!). The boat also includes a heated indoor lounge where you can take a break and warm up in between sightings. On board there will be a professional guide who will be happy to answer all your questions about the Northern Lights!

Reykjavik Northern Lights Cruise – Good to Know

Please note that the Northern Lights are a natural phenomenon and sightings can therefore not be guaranteed. The tour operator tries to maximize the chances and if the forecast does not look promising, the tour is postponed. Also, if you do not catch the Northern lights on a tour, no need to be sad. You can book another departure which is free of charge!

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Book your Reykjavik Northern Lights Cruise:

Season: September to April
Departure: Daily
Duration of the tour: 1.5 to 2.5 hours
Included: Guided boat tour, use of warm overalls, WIFI Internet on board, multimedia show
Requirements of the tour: Warm clothing highly recommended
Start of the tour: From the old harbor in Reykjavik, pick-up available for a small extra fee (from your accommodation or one of the official bus stops)

Please contact us if you have any question regarding this Northern Lights cruise. Please include the tour code (BT-06). This Reykjavik Northern Lights tour is operated by one of our reliable partners.